Occupational Therapist – New Grads/Supervisors

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fit kidz foundation

We are looking for Occupational Therapists (New Grads/Supoervisors) that have a high level of energy and enthusiasm and a genuine commitment to achieving positive outcomes for children and their families which enable them to lead meaningful and inclusive lives in their community.

About Us

The Fit Kidz Foundation Centre is a community based, not-for-profit organisation in The Hills District, NSW which was established to support children with developmental delays, their families, and the wider community. At the Fit Kidz Foundation we offer a wide range of early intervention programs tailored to meet the needs of families’ and our community.

Why Work for Us?

We are a growing, professional transdisciplinary team at the Fit Kidz Foundation. The children and families we work with inspire us and motivate us to continually grow and improve. The Fit Kidz Foundation offers a dynamic and growing workplace with opportunity to be part of a variety of different programs, on-going professional development, career progression opportunities, and a highly supportive work environment. We offer an attractive salary, including salary packaging options (remuneration is commensurate with experience).

About this Role

As a member of our professional transdisciplinary team, within a ‘strengths based’ and family centred framework, you will be involved in our Individualised Programs, Group-Based Programs along with being provided with opportunities to deliver professional development within community. Our programs are flexible and individualised to meet the needs and priorities of the child and family. Your responsibilities will include increasing the capacity of families/carers and mainstream service providers to ensure children are participating meaningfully in inclusive environments.

What You Need

Preferred experience working with children with developmental delays and their families
A degree in a relevant discipline
Registration and/or membership with your relevant professional body
An understanding of, or willingness to learn, evidenced based approaches in developing and implementing early intervention programs with children
Demonstrate an understanding of, or willingness to learn, the principles and practices of a family centred approach
Strong verbal and written communication skills
A strong work ethic with a collaborative team approach
A current driver’s licence and use of own vehicle
NSW Working with Children Check
Current First Aid qualification preferred

For further information click here: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51468370?type=standout#searchRequestToken=ed6e3973-a7b5-480e-ad95-e60ab1816831

To apply for this job email your details to sarahr@fitkidzfoundation.org.au.